Public Affairs

Deadline: February 19, 2020
January 21, 2020

The deadline is approaching for applications for Conant Grants from the Episcopal Church for the 2020-2021 academic year.

Conant Grant funds are provided for the improvement of seminary-based theological education. Specifically, the grants are directed for the support of research, writing and course development undertaken by faculty members at the recognized Episcopal seminaries in the United States.

Information, instructions, and application are available here and here.

Deadline for submitting an application is February 19, 2020. Grant recipients will be announced in March.

The funds are derived from Trust Fund #649.00 established by a bequest from William Schubael Conant in 1953.

For more information and to submit an application, contact Ann Hercules, associate for Ministries Beyond The Episcopal Church and Grants.

Applications will be reviewed by the Executive Council Conant Fund Grant Review Committee members: The Rt. Rev. Brian Thom, chair; The Rev. Anne Kitch; Canon Dr. Steven Nishibayshi; and The Rt. Rev. Dabney Smith; with the assistance of Ms. Ann Hercules, DFMS Staff Member.

Nancy Cox Davidge
Public Affairs Officer